Performing background vocals is an essential part of any vocalist’s skill set. Whether performing live or recording in the studio, background vocalists can make or break a song. Many of today’s iconic singers (such as Phil Collins, Sheryl Crow, Luther Vandross and Cher) got their start as background singers. Developing your skills as a background vocalist takes time and practice, but by following these four tips, you’ll be making progress in no time.
1) Create an effective background part